Monthly Archives: August 2011

Not quite as far of a throwback: Groceries in 1996

Today’s fun ephemera was also a gift from my husband; it’s a pair of Sunday grocery-store circulars from January 1996. Normally, we look at what I consider “older” old stuff – 30, 40, 50 years or more. So, in this … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Hanover memories, Part 1: A great starter list of businesses

Ever since I last wrote about memories from the Hanover area, I’ve been receiving other thoughts from readers about stores of the past from that town. So, this week, I’m going to feature three posts – today, Friday and Saturday … Continue reading

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Ask Joan: 2011 back-to-school edition

Today was my daughter’s first day of sixth grade – the start of middle school in our district! In addition to that typical craziness, we also went and bought her a (used) flute tonight so she can join the band. … Continue reading

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Reader photo: Scene from the rodeo

Another reader photo of an “Only in York County” sight: What: Barrel racing at the Wellsville Rodeo Submitted by: Karyl Miller of Dover Township Something interesting: Karyl writes, “From the barrel racing event at the 50th Anniversary Wellsville Rodeo. After … Continue reading

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Mail call: Memories of the Dallastown area from the 1920s to present

Today’s reader letter comes from Wade Kehr of York Township, who was kind enough to share his memories of the Dallastown area and his compliments to all those who have previously shared memories from around the county. He writes, “What … Continue reading

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